Temporary road/street closures

Occasionally, when a large event (such as a parade or carnival) is scheduled, it may be necessary to close one or more streets temporarily. This is known as a temporary closure of streets order.

Upcoming temporary road/street closures

Please note that road closures due to roadworks are not listed here.

The following applies to each of the below closures:

Event Locations Date and time
National Memorial Arboretum - Armed Forces Weekend
  • Croxall Road (Barley Green Lane)
  • A513 from its junction at A38 North Island to its junction at the bridge at the Catton exit (only if needed by Police as an emergency)

Saturday 25 June 2022 and Sunday 26 June 2022

6am - 5pm

Burntwood Producers Market
  • A5190, Cannock Road Chase Terrace (from after the junction with Water Street to the junction with Rugeley Road)

Sunday 10 July 2022

7am - 3pm

The Alrewas Show 
  • Furlong Close
  • Furlong Lane (from the junction with Furlong Close to the junction with Wellfield Road)
  • Wellfield Road (from the junction with Furlong Lane to the junction with Main Street)
  • Main Street (from the junction with Wellfield Road to the junction with Fox Lane)
  • Fox Lane (from the junction with Main Street to the junction with A513)
  • A513 (from the junction with Fox Lane to the junction with Daisy Lane)
  • Daisy Lane (from the junction with A513 to the entrance on Alrewas Show Ground)

Saturday 16 July 2022

12:30pm - 1pm

Queen's Baton Relay

In the City of Lichfield:

  • Beacon Street (from the Wheel Lane/Morrisons roundabout to the junction with Bird Street)
  • Beacon Gardens
  • Langton Court
  • Forge Lane
  • Smithy Lane
  • Greenhough Road
  • Parkside Court
  • Nether Beacon
  • Hill Crest Drive
  • Beacon Fields
  • Lillington Close
  • Swinfen Broun Road
  • Seckham Road
  • Jordan Close
  • Erasmus Way
  • Shaw Lane
  • The Close
  • Bird Street (from the junction with The Close to just before the junction with Swan Road)

 Wednesday 20 July 2022

11am - 12:30pm 

Queen's Baton Relay 


In the Town of Burntwood:

  • High Street (from the A5190/Morrisons roundabout) to Church Street
  • Pool Street and Highfields Road roundabout
  • Highfields Road (from the roundabout to just before the junction with Warf Lane and Hospital Road)
  • Chase Vale
  • Robinson Court
  • Hill Street
  • Hillside Close
  • Elunda Grove
  • Union Street
  • New Street
  • Cottage Lane (from the junction with High Street to the dead end)
  • Oak Vale
  • Chestnut Close
  • Ivy Close
  • Church street
  • Church Walk
  • St Anne’s Close
  • Pool Road
  • Pavior’s Road
  • Anglesey Close
  • Davey Close

Wednesday 20 July 2022

1pm - 2:30pm

Colton War Memorial Centenary Service
  • Bellamour Way

Saturday 30 July 2022

2:30pm - 4pm

Burntwood Producers Market
  • A5190, Cannock Road Chase Terrace (from after the junction with Water Street to the junction with Rugeley Road)

Sunday 14 August 2022

7am - 3pm

Alrewas Festival Craft Fair
  • The Moorings
  • Post Office Road (from its junction with Main Street to The Crown Inn public house

Saturday 20 August 2022

6:30am - 6:30pm

Sherriff's Ride 
  • Bird Street
  • Bore Street
  • Conduit Street
  • Dam Street
  • Market Street
  • Breadmarket Street
  • Tamworth Street (from its junction with Conduit Street to its junction with Lombard Street)

Saturday 10 September 2022

9am - 11:30am

Burntwood Producers Market
  • A5190, Cannock Road Chase Terrace (from after the junction with Water Street to the junction with Rugeley Road)

Sunday 11 September 2022

7am - 3pm

Dr Johnson's Birthday Celebrations
  • Bird Street
  • Bore Street
  • Breadmarket Street
  • Conduit Street
  • Dam Street
  • Tamworth Street (from its junction with Lombard Street to its junction with Conduit Street)
  • Market Street

Saturday 17 September 2022

9am - 4:30pm

National Memorial Arboretum - Ride to the Wall
  • Croxall Road (Barley Green Lane)
  • A513 from its junction at A38 North Island to its junction at the bridge at the Catton exit (only if needed by Police as an emergency)
  • A4091 (Coleshill Road) from Drayton Manor Theme Park to its junction with A5404 (Lichfield Street) from the roundabout up to its junction with A453 (Sutton Road) at Mile Oak traffic lights (only if needed by police as an emergency)

Saturday 1 October 2022

8am - 5pm

Burntwood Producers Market 
  • A5190, Cannock Road Chase Terrace (from after the junction with Water Street to the junction with Rugeley Road)

Sunday 9 October 2022

7am - 3pm

Lichfield Festival of Folk - Arts and Heritage procession
  • Breadmarket Street
  • Bore Street
  • Bird Street (from its junction with Sanford Street to its junction with St John Street)
  • Conduit Street
  • Dam Street
  • Tamworth Street (from its junction with Lombard Street to its junction with Conduit Street)
  • Market Street

Saturday 15 October 2022

11am - 11:30am

Remembrance Sunday
  • Beacon Street (from its junction with Gaia Lane to its junction with Bird Street)
  • Bird Street (from its junction with Beacon Street to its junction with Swan Road)

Sunday 13 November 2022

9:30am - 12pm

Chase Terrace Scouts Remembrance Sunday Parade
  • Ironstone Road (from its junction with High Street, Chase Terrace to its junction with Cannock Road)
  • Cannock Road (from its junction with Ironstone Road to its junction with Water Street)
  • Water Street
  • Cross Street (from its junction with Water Street to its junction with Rugeley Road)
  • Rugeley Road (from its junction with Cross Street to its junction with High Street, Chase Terrace)
  • High Street (from its junction with Rugeley Road to its junction to Railway Lane)

Sunday 13 November 2022

10am - 12pm

Lichfield Christmas Fayre
  • Breadmarket Street
  • Bore Street
  • Conduit Street
  • Dam Street
  • Tamworth Street (from its junction with Lombard Street to its junction with Conduit Street)
  • Market Street

Sunday 20 November

7am - 5pm

Chasetown Christmas lights switch on
  • High Street (from the junction with Edwards Road to the Queen Street roundabout)
  • Ivy Close

Thursday 24 November

6pm - 9pm

Christmas Illuminations Switch On
  • Bore Street
  • Breadmarket Street
  • Conduit Street
  • Dam Street
  • Tamworth Street (from its junction with Lombard Street to its junction with Conduit Street)
  • Market Street

Sunday 27 November 2022

9am - 7pm 

Chase Terrace Scouts St. George's Day Parade
  • Ironstone Road (from its junction with High Street, Chase Terrace to its junction with Cannock Road)
  • Cannock Road (from its junction with Ironstone Road to its junction with Water Street)
  • Water Street
  • Cross Street (from its junction with Water Street to its junction with Rugeley Road)
  • Rugeley Road (from its junction with Cross Street to its junction with High Street, Chase Terrace)
  • High Street (from its junction with Rugeley Road to its junction to Railway Lane)

Sunday 23 April 2023

10am - 12pm

Apply for a road/street closure

If you would like to apply for a temporary street closure notice for a street party or event please apply online:

Submit a road closure request

Please apply at least three months prior to your event. If your event is less than three months away, please email us before applying to check whether we can still consider your application.